A haven for foodies, Rock is the home Paul Ainsworth’s ‘The Mariners’ and lots more eateries. The town of Rock is located on the North Cornish coast, across the Camel estuary from the fishing port of Padstow. With plenty of places to enjoy fresh local oysters and other freshly-caught seafood. You can enjoy the same restaurant quality Cornish seafood, delivered directly to your door. Choose Rock favourites such as Haddock, Oysters and Mussels.
Where to eat in Rock
The Mariners at Rock
Relaunched in May 2019 by Paul and Emma Ainsworth, The Mariners pub in Rock has a brand new menu and interior.
Head Chefs, Joe Rozier and Tom Dawes offer a menu of British classics while championing the best of local produce. Specialities include 3 Oysters Rockefeller and Cornish Haddock with Triple Cooked Yukon Gold Chips.
The Dining Room
The Dining Room is a family-run, fine dining restaurant.
Owned and run by husband and wife Fred and Donna, The Dining Room provides a warm welcome and attentive service alongside fresh, thoughtfully prepared food. Their menu includes Pan Roasted Fillet of Turbot and Gin Cured Salmon.
The Rock Inn
Perfectly perched on the Camel Estuary, with panoramic views towards Padstow Harbour, The Rock Inn is offers a selection of seasonal fish along with their signature dish of fresh Porthilly Mussels in Mariniere sauce, cooked by award-winning chef Dave Townsend.
Where to stay in Rock
John Bray Cornish Holidays have 122 self-catering holiday cottages and coastal houses in Rock – perfectly located to explore the local area and Padstow across the water.
Some of our favourites include: